Painting & Drawing Classes

Kids 

Middle and High School students are welcome to attend our FREE Open Studio sessions on Wednesdays from 2:00-5:00pm, where they can draw and paint using our supplies. 

We will have more drawing and painting classes for kids in both the upcoming winter and summer sessions of 2023.

Adults

  • Quick Sketch: People
    Tue, Dec 06
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Dec 06, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 E Colby St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    Learn how to quickly sketch the human form in different degrees of completion and detail. Ages 16+
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  • Mini Watercolor Palettes
    Tue, Nov 15
    ACWL - Nuveen
    Nov 15, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Learn how to create their own custom watercolor paint sets using mini tins and tube watercolor paint. Ages 16+
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  • Watercolor for All - November 12
    Sat, Nov 12
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Nov 12, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 E Colby St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    Participants will learn how to be fearless and spontaneous using unusual tools to create juicy watercolor washes. Ages 18+
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  • SOLD OUT: Watercolor for All
    Fri, Nov 11
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Nov 11, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 E Colby St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    Participants will learn how to be fearless and spontaneous using unusual tools to create juicy watercolor washes. Ages 18+
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  • Two Point Perspective Drawing
    Wed, Nov 09
    ACWL - Nuveen
    Nov 09, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM EST
    ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Go back to the basics to refine your artistic skills. Ages 16+
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  • Sous Bois, the Small Landscape in Gouache
    Nov 03, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    ACWL - Nuveen, 106 East Colby Street, Whitehall, MI, USA
    Explore two ideas in this 2-session class; the small landscape and the paint medium gouache. November 3 & 10, ages 16+
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  • Masterstrokes
    Thu, Oct 13
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Oct 13, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 E Colby St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    In this three-week class, students will learn about the artistic painting styles of iconic artists, Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Gauguin, and Henri Matisse. October 13, 20, & 27. Ages 16+
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  • Understanding and Exploring Color
    Thu, Oct 06
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Oct 06, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 E Colby St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    In this fast, fun class we will create color mixtures from a basic palette and use them to create both a journal page and an abstract painting. Ages 16+
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  • Drawing Studio with Laurel Geis
    Wed, Oct 05
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center
    Oct 05, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Arts Council of White Lake-Nuveen Center, 106 E Colby St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    Build your drawing skills in a relaxed, supportive atmosphere! Wednesdays in October, Ages 16+
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  • Goodrich Park Ink Sketch Workshop
    Thu, Oct 13
    Goodrich Park
    Oct 13, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Goodrich Park, Thompson St, Whitehall, MI 49461, USA
    Learn how to capture lake, marina, and marsh scenes quickly using a simple setup of watercolor paper, ink pen and a water brush. Ages 16+
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